SMTC Semtech

Filed: 16 Jun 21, 4:05pm





Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or Section 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 10, 2021



Semtech Corporation

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)


001-6395 95-2119684


File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


200 Flynn Road

Camarillo, California

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code

Not applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Exchange Act:


Title of each class





Name of each exchange

on which registered

Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share SMTC The Nasdaq Global Select Market

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (17 CFR §230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (17 CFR §240.12b-2).

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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

The Annual Meeting of Stockholders (“Annual Meeting”) of Semtech Corporation (the “Company”) was held on June 10, 2021. At the Annual Meeting, stockholders (a) elected the ten nominees identified in the table below to the Board of Directors of the Company to serve until the Company’s 2022 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and until their successors are duly elected and qualified; (b) ratified the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for fiscal year 2022; and (c) approved, on an advisory basis, the compensation paid to the Company’s named executive officers. Set forth below are the final voting tallies for the Annual Meeting.

The total number of shares present in person or by proxy was 56,196,279 shares or 86.52% of the total shares issued and outstanding and entitled to vote, thereby constituting a quorum for the purpose of the Annual Meeting. Abstentions and broker non-votes were counted for purposes of determining whether a quorum was present.

The following is a tabulation of the votes with respect to each of the proposals:

Proposal Number 1

Election of Directors




Votes For


Votes Withheld


Broker Non-Votes

Martin S.J. Burvill

 53,969,435 234,201 1,992,642

Rodolpho C. Cardenuto

 53,503,880 699,756 1,992,642

Bruce C. Edwards

 52,969,645 1,233,991 1,992,642

Saar Gillai

 54,183,383 20,253 1,992,642

Rockell N. Hankin

 53,577,389 626,247 1,992,642

Ye Jane Li

 53,517,637 686,000 1,992,642

James T. Lindstrom

 53,464,230 739,406 1,992,642

Paula LuPriore

 54,183,138 20,499 1,992,642

Mohan R. Maheswaran

 53,984,549 219,088 1,992,642

Sylvia Summers

 53,864,193 339,444 1,992,642

Proposal Number 2

Ratification of Appointment of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm


Votes For


Votes Against


Votes Abstained


Broker Non-Votes


 180,137 14,791 0

Proposal Number 3

Advisory (Non-Binding) Vote on Executive Compensation


Votes For


Votes Against


Votes Abstained


Broker Non-Votes


 2,174,048 21,788 1,992,642


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.


Date: June 16, 2021  By: 

/s/ Charles B. Ammann

   Name: Charles B. Ammann 

Executive Vice President, Chief Legal

Officer and Chief ESG Officer